Bond Statement on Judge Sonia Sotomayor

WASHINGTON, D.C.U.S. Senator Kit Bond made the following statement Tuesday regarding the President’s announcement of his intent to nominate Judge Sonia Sotomayor to fill the upcoming vacancy on the Supreme Court:




“I look forward to reviewing Judge Sotomayor's record and learning more from her hearings.  Judge Sotomayor once said ‘I don't believe that we should bend the Constitution under any circumstances,’ I agree that is how judges should rule and I will expect her to continue that view."